Questions about sound issues with Ubuntu spanning from sound cards, microphones and speakers to audio signals not being correctly transfered or not at all via Bluetooth or HDMI.

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Sound coming after stopping rythmbox

I was playing songs for approx. 25 mins and meanwhile I was working with too many pacakges like torrent downloader,Eclipse, Firefox ,File Browser and some other apps when I Stopped Rythmbox It didn't ...
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Dell Latitude E5440 Sound

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Latitude E5440 but i am getting no sound. I've check to ensure that the sound is not muted. Alsamixer tells me it's: an Intel HDA HDMI with and Intel Haswell ...
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How can I make Jack to work with Audio interface fca202 firewire?

I'd never get work this audio interface on Ubuntu. This is what jack audio connection kit messages says when I put start: 01:04:50.646 JACK está iniciándose... 01:04:50.647 /usr/bin/jackd -t5000 ...
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Headphone not silencing onboard speaker after upgrade to 14.04

I just recently installed 14.04 on my laptop. Under 12.04 everything worked fine, but then I had to reformat my computer due to a driver issue, so I did a full wipe and install (not an upgrade, but a ...
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Sound stutters through bluetooth

I have a Bluetooth speaker that I've been using without any problem for the last 2 years. After the last upgrade to 14.04 I cannot use it anymore because after a few minutes the sound starts ...
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Sound lost in Chrome (and only Chrome)

I suddenly lost sound in Ubuntu Chrome (no more YouTube, or Spotify, or SoundCloud sound or any other in Chrome). All other apps such as Firefox or VLC work fine. There are a bunch of nice tips at ...
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Delete sources after installing driver

I recently installed lubuntu in my ASUS laptop, as the sound was dead, I installed the realtek official drivers. My mistake (I think) was that I installed the drivers from the "Downloads" folder with ...
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Sound Blaster Live! CT4850 doesn't work, driver installation?

Well, my Sound Blaster Live! card doesn't work in Ubuntu, even though it's recognized under the sound settings. I tested each of the options, (It's just selections between Digital and Analog W or W/O ...
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No sound from right speakers

I have Creative Sound Blaster Live 24-bit sound card and 5.1 surround speakers. Front & rear left, center speakers are working but no sound from right speakers (both front and rear). There is no ...
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How do I put a login sound in Lubuntu 14.04?

I have Lubuntu 14.04 installed on my machine, but how do I put a custom login sound in it? I prefer the boot sound from old versions like 5.10 & 6.06, are they still in Ubuntu, and how about ...
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VLC fails to play wmv files in 14.04 [duplicate]

I have installed vlc from the software center. In its description, it says that it plays WMV files, but when i try to play one, it doesn't play it. The vlc window just opens for a fraction of a second ...
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How to set low battery sound alert? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. Mostly I study from e-books, so I read e-books in fullscreen or play games in fullscreen. How to set a sound alert for low battery?
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Ubuntu bluetooth audio, no sound after pairing [duplicate]

I've rarely used bluetooth on Kubuntu 14.04 and I'm trying to use a set of Bluetooth speakers (Loewe Speaker 2go). I've done the pairing with the wizard, and the device shows as an "Audio Sink", ...
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Speakers stopped working after reinstalling Unbuntu 12.04

Previously I installed Ubuntu 12.04 with windows 7 then I installed Ubuntu because my laptops speakers were working fine in ubuntu and were not playing sound in windows7 or some times had a very low ...
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Default sound device different when run as service

I use squeezelite to play audio streams on my laptop. The laptop has a built-in Intel sound card, but I use the HDMI connection to my monitor to play the sound on my monitor speakers. This works well ...
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No sound in Lubuntu 14.04

I Installed Ubuntu in laptop and audio was fine but I changed replaced Unity with Lubuntu and now audio is not working. Can anybody help?
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Difficulty in playing Music [duplicate]

I'm a new Ubuntu user. I've installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my desktop alongside windows 7. When I try to play any mp3 file with Parole Media player (which I believe is the default) , it says : Parole ...
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Is it possible to direct a single audio stream to a seperate output device?

I listen a streaming radio broadcast on my Ubuntu-Gnome pc most of the day. I'd like to send its output to my desktop speakers, while continuing to send the rest of the output to my headphones. ...
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After adding Amd video card and installing drivers - NO SOUND (in all OS)

Ubuntu 13.10 x64, Windows 8.1 x64. CPU: Intel i-4771 MB: Asrock B85 Pro Video card: AMD Radeon 7750 Had a computer properly working with Win8, Ubuntu 13.10, Ubuntu 14.01 Live CD. I am using two ...
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Error retrieving default audio device parameters

I am a newbie. I was trying to create a simple Hello program in python to implement SIP using pjsip. The code I used is: # import sys import pjsua as pj #Logging callback def log_cb(level, str, ...
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PulseAudio: Setting a default sink for created sink inputs

From what I can tell, each time youtube loads a new video, it changes the index of the sink input that it uses, or creates a new sink input to use for that new video and trashes the old one. The ...
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Digigram VX222HR Not Detected

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a computer, but it doesn't recognize the extra sound card. With the same hardware, I installed OpenSuse13.1 and it detected my sound card without any problems. I have ...
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How do I determine and fix why I can not output LPCM from XBMC?

I have a fresh installation of ubuntu 14.04 on an Intel motherboard with Realtek ALC662-VC-based audio. I want to output LPCM no matter what audio format XBMC encounters, but LPCM is not a choice. I ...
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Audio jack not outputing with Sound blaster recond 3Di 14.04

So I have been using ubutu for a couple week but I keep coming across a reocuring problem of no sound output through my jacks. The internal speakers work and when I am in windows everything works ...
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Using Ubuntu 12.04, no audio output

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USB Headphone goes mute before 0%

I have a weird issue with my USB Headphones. On Ubuntu, I can only control around 2/3 of the volume; whenever I adjust it below 1/3 of the max, there is no sound anymore. And sometimes this is really ...
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Sound problems in Ubuntu 14.04

I am having problems using my audio ports in Ubuntu 14.04. I didnt notice this before, because I use wireless speakers and they use a USB port. But today I tried to use my headphones and I heard ...
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Distorted sound unless PAVUCONTROL is open?

Seems as though there ought to be a simple solution to this: My sound comes through a jack in the back of a Samsung HDMI monitor. If pavucontrol (Pulse Audio Volume Control) is running (if the ...
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Is there a command to pause the native Ubuntu sound player?

So under my volume drop down menu, I have Spotify, Rhythmbox and VLC: Here I can pause and play the various different applications. My question is, is there a command to pause the one that is ...
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Audio and Settings stop working after lastest updates on Ubuntu 14.04

Yesterday (2014-07-05) I upgrade my Ubuntu (upgrade/dist-upgrade) and then audio and settings stop working. Obs.: I use an USB Headphone and HDMI: both doesn't work anymore. I tried everything today, ...
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Skullcandy, USB only one channel shown

I notice that : Card: Skullcandy GMX Dolby Transmitter Chip: USB Mixer only provides one channel. Shouldn't there be 2 and how do I get the other one going? ...
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How to record sound from MS LifeCam HD-5000 inside Oracle Virtual Box?

I am trying to use my MS LifeCam HD-5000 inside Ubuntu inside Oracle Virtual Box. It is appearing twice in VB. In the section of "webcams" and in the section of USB devices If I try to select ...
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Sound morphing software

I need real-time sound morphing software for linux, but I can't find anything. Something ib Ubuntu software center didn't started, and astersk-voicechanger is uninstallable. In windows there is a ...
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PulseAudio Loopback Latency

I am using pulseaudio loopback's to link together my system sounds and my microphone. The problem is that my system sounds have a delay of a second or even more sometimes. I have changed ticked ...
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Surround Sound on Ubuntu 14.04 with Logitech G430?

I have a Logitech G430 headset, that comes with 7.1 surround sound. On Windows 7, I have the Logitech Gaming Software installed, which allows me to have surround sound on my headset. I was wondering ...
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XFCE no event sounds and no sound changin feedback

I have Xubuntu 14.04 installed on a Macbook Pro 2010 15 inches. When I change the sound, I have no feedback unlike other DE I have used, like gnome. There is no notification sound when an event ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS no sound after apt-get upgrade

My Ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop, it was working fine initially.I just did an apt-get upgrade, after that on with sound. Any ideal how to fix this ? Thanks
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Independent HP keeps turning on

This question is pretty straight forward, I have to manually turn Independent HP off through alsamixer every now and then or else my headphones won't output audio. This setting will be ON for 4 or 5 ...
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How do I get my sound working?

I've tried getting my sound working on my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop, but it refuses to work. I've looked everywhere but my sound remains off. My sound settings won't allow me to drag my output volume ...
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Edit: Audio Inputs and Outputs not displaying

I asked this question in a previous thread, but nobody responded so I'll try again. My volume is permanently set on one setting. I cannot mute it by my hotkeys. I can manually adjust it in my GNOME ...
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JACK Issue with Internet DJ Console in Ubuntu 14.04

Running jack in dummy mode gives no audio from Internet DJ Console but the stream played from the server works perfectly fine. You can tune into the stream at http://myradiostream.com/olpr The server ...
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Headphones with built-in mic

I have headphones that appear to have some kind of built-in mic, as well as a volume control and small button that may or may not control said mic. My machine has a headphone jack and a mic jack. When ...
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Problems getting 5.1 Audio support over Optical Out (make not completing as expected)

after some time figuring out what's wrong with my HDMI audio I've switched to optical out which seems to have fixed the stuttering I was getting in games. Now I am having problems getting 5.1 audio ...
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arecord flac format

I am playing with scripts that use the google speech-to-text api. The api requires flac encoded files so the recording part of the script looks like this: arecord -q -t wav -d 0 -f S16_LE -r 16000 | ...
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Wine applications have no sound after moving drive_c folder

I moved the drive_c of Wine to another partition. Now everything is good except sound. Wine applications no longer have sound. What's the problem? Edit: The main problem (I think) is that I have ...
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How do I install Ubuntu 14.04 without losing data on a Windows 7 PC (physically)?

I have this windows PC, and I want to install this Ubuntu physically without VMware. Last time I installed this, I lost up-to 160GB, and it was all of my hard drive. I have 4 drives C:, D:, F: and E:. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: no sound [on hold]

Fresh install, no upgrade, of Ubuntu 14.04, but no sound. However, when the logon screen comes on there is a loud sort of white noise audible. This noise can be turned on and off with the sound item ...
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Configure dummy sound device on server

Question: How to configure a dummy sound device on a Ubuntu 14.04 server which has no sound HW? I basically just want various apps, aplay as a concrete target, to be happy, like they'd be if the ...
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ASRock Z87 Extreme 3 Motherboard

I have assembled my own PC following the instructions in Linux Format Magazine 185. The motherboard is ASRock z87 Extreme 3. Everything works great...it was much easier than I expected. However, the ...
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finding audio limits of usb microphone

Is there a command to find the audio recording limits of a usb microphone example: it's rated for only 16000hz or 44100hz Thanks